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All 5 results for jeremy corbyn speaker:Ivan Lewis

United Nations (10 Jun 2009)

Ivan Lewis: ...(Simon Hughes) on securing the debate. He has a long track record of raising concerns about what is happening in Sri Lanka. The same can be said of my hon. Friend the Member for Islington, North (Jeremy Corbyn), who mentioned the work that DFID is doing on humanitarian assistance. I am delighted that my hon. Friend the Minister of State, Department for International Development, who...

[Mr. Christopher Chope in the Chair] — Human Rights (Iran) (8 Jul 2009)

Ivan Lewis: ...Iran. We must also recognise that it is the people of Iran who should be leading that call for reform with the international community in support. My hon. Friend the Member for Islington, North (Jeremy Corbyn) talked about trade unions in Iran and the fact that they are not allowed to organise in a free and effective way. The symbol of any civilised society is the ability of trade unions...

[Hywel Williams in the Chair] — Global Security (Non-Proliferation) (4 Mar 2010)

Ivan Lewis: ...Select Committees, or for the Whips-this is a unique and historic moment. I join my right hon. Friend the Member for Edinburgh, East (Dr. Strang), my hon. Friend the Member for Islington, North (Jeremy Corbyn) and others who remarked on how poignant it is to have such a debate the day after the passing of Michael Foot, who was such a great and powerful advocate for nuclear disarmament...

[Mr. George Howarth in the Chair] — British Indian Ocean Territory (10 Mar 2010)

Ivan Lewis: It is a tremendous pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr. Howarth. I pay tribute to my hon. Friend the Member for Islington, North (Jeremy Corbyn) for securing this debate, and for his passion and long-standing advocacy on an issue that disturbs any reasonable hon. Member, whatever their roles and responsibilities. This is not part of my ministerial portfolio, so I am new to the...

Military Action Overseas: Parliamentary Approval: Anti-Semitism (17 Apr 2018)

Ivan Lewis: ...this country is repeating this chapter of shame in its approach towards Syrian refugees. Anti-Semitism on the left is not new and it did not begin when the right hon. Member for Islington North (Jeremy Corbyn) became leader of the Labour party. Based on the evidence I have seen and my interactions with him, I do not believe he, personally, is anti-Semitic. However, his leadership has...

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